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by screenman
January 12th, 2019, 8:43 am
Forum: Windshield Repair
Topic: Shading
Replies: 3
Views: 107

Re: Shading

Being in the shade is nothing like blocking UV, understanding indirect UV helps, Try this park your car well in the shade, put a bit of pit fill on the glass a tab over and see what happens very quickly. People not using a UV shield is one of a few good reason why there are so many poor repairs out ...
by screenman
December 27th, 2018, 11:08 pm
Forum: Windshield Repair
Topic: whats the best canopy / rig to setup for windy places
Replies: 10
Views: 1991

Re: whats the best canopy / rig to setup for windy places

That looks nice and bright, but do not think it is blocking uv from your repair as it certainly is not.
by screenman
December 21st, 2018, 11:51 pm
Forum: Windshield Repair
Topic: Tent setup. Locations
Replies: 12
Views: 499

Re: Tent setup. Locations

Slow and boring, that is the problem I see with car parks waiting for something to happen rather than making it happen. I would much rather drop into a fleet or dealer do 3 or 4 jobs then be on my way again, OK in the first place it takes a little work but the payback is worth it.
by screenman
December 18th, 2018, 12:37 am
Forum: Business Development
Topic: Best Lead Ideas!
Replies: 2
Views: 183

Re: Best Lead Ideas!

I would never do that, seems a waste of time as it is too random also you leave yourself open to all sorts of claims. That time would be far better spent talking to multiple vehicle owners, trucks, buses, dealers etc. You want places where you can be working on way more than one vehicle per time. On...
by screenman
December 15th, 2018, 6:37 am
Forum: Business Development
Topic: Marketing question
Replies: 3
Views: 388

Re: Marketing question

Or if as happens somebody blamed you for the damage, I would never do it.
by screenman
December 10th, 2018, 6:33 am
Forum: Windshield Repair
Topic: Why do cracks glare? Why do they spread?
Replies: 4
Views: 278

Re: Why do cracks glare? Why do they spread?

When asked if a chip will get bigger my stock answer is, every long crack I have ever come across started as something much smaller.
by screenman
December 6th, 2018, 11:02 pm
Forum: Windshield Repair
Topic: Difficult Vehicle
Replies: 9
Views: 250

Re: Difficult Vehicle

Never be afraid to say no to a job, there are a lot more out there.
by screenman
December 6th, 2018, 8:47 am
Forum: Windshield Repair
Topic: Difficult Vehicle
Replies: 9
Views: 250

Re: Difficult Vehicle

I just get lowered in by helicopter, I though all you guys over there had one. That said, I will try and reach it but I am sure not going to take the chance on causing damage, most of my fleet customers will have some form of scaffolding.
by screenman
December 2nd, 2018, 11:12 pm
Forum: Windshield Repair
Topic: Bubble Dome/Moisture Evaporator
Replies: 6
Views: 344

Re: Bubble Dome/Moisture Evaporator

Sorry, yes heat exchanger. Saves hours throught the week if you want to do the job properly.
by screenman
November 24th, 2018, 11:08 am
Forum: Business Development
Topic: Multiple repairs
Replies: 9
Views: 583

Re: Multiple repairs

I charge a third of the first price for every other chip on the same glass.